House of Dies Drear by Virginia Hamilton
The House of Dies Drear, Thomas and
his family live in a house they believe is actually
haunted. This site is dedicated to providing
information about so-called haunted places around
the world. Click on a state or country to discover
information about specific "haunted" places.
of the Night by Vivian Vande Velde
Vande Velde is a masterful creator of suspense
and fantasy. Read more about the author and
her works at this site, illustrated with the
colorful covers from her books.
is the official home page for the author of
the Redwall series, Brian Jacques. It
includes biographical information, illustrations
of his characters, and links to related sites
the Redwall series, Brian Jacques’s characters
create recipes. This site features some of the
recipes from the books as well as recipes from
readers for you to sample.
York Times Obituary for Isaac Asimov
Asimov was an extremely prolific writer—writing
nearly 500 books before his death in 1991. He
once said, "I work every day. Sunday is
my best day: no mail, no telephones. Writing
is my only interest. Even speaking is an interruption."
Read through this obituary for more information
about Asimov’s writing process. What is your
opinion of his single-minded dedication to writing?
Share your thoughts in a class discussion.
site features illustrations and music related
to the Foundation series. Click on the
"Foundation" links at the bottom of
the page to access the artwork. The site also
includes an interview with Asimov and related